Registrar

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Our Calder is back from Korea+

Our Alexander Calder piece Object With Yellow Background is back home. It returned last month after being included in the...

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Academy Registrar in Beijing 4: On Location in the Palace Museum+

For the “Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City,”  I had the opportunity to get behind-the-scenes access to the...

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Academy Registrar in Beijing 3: Encounters with the Unexpected+

Third in my series on being a courier for “Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City.”  Part of my...

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How a registrar prepares for an assignment to Beijing+

Several months before going to Beijing as a courier for “Masterpieces of Landscape Painting from the Forbidden City” in October,...

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Forbidden City, Beijing+

As HAA’s registrar I often escort our artwork to foreign places.  In October I was very lucky to be part...

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Memorable Installation+

  What goes into an art loan? Joleen Oshiro reveals the backstory of the loan to the Senate Appropriation’s Office Conference Room....

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Honolulu on the Potomac+

Six works from the Academy have followed in the footsteps of President Barack Obama. In February, Sen. Daniel Inouye visited...

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The Capitol Visitor Center+

No more waiting in long lines at the mercy of the elements to see the nation’s Capitol! The  brand-new, $621...

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On the road to D.C.+

Recently I escorted six paintings of Hawaiian scenes from the Academy to the U.S. Senate in Washington D.C.  The shipment...

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Art on the move+

Art world’s secret merry-go-round revealed! – http://bit.ly/siXrx

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van Gogh on Swiss TV+

Click here to view HAA’s van Gogh media event on Swiss TV. pictured l-r: Dr. Nina Zimmer (Curator 19th Century...

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Registrar on the road: van Gogh arrives in Switzerland+

Like most stars of the art world, van Gogh touched down at Zurich airport unannounced for security reasons.  It was...

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Registrar on the road: zen-like patience needed+

Museum registrars need tons of patience and endurance for hours of travel and sheer waiting.  To ship HAA’s van Gogh I spent...

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Registrar on the road: pre-travel steps+

Request a museum-quality art crate from the installation department. Check the artwork from head to toe and create a detailed...

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Registrars revealed+

Did you know that registrars work in hospitals colleges zoos museums?

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Registrar on the road+

A netbook and a blackberry—handy tools to stay connected from anywhere in the world!

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